Arizona Appellate Panel Reverses Decertification Of Truck Driver Class
(July 13, 2016, 2:21 PM EDT) -- PHOENIX — An Arizona trial court erred when it decertified a class of truck drivers alleging systemic underpayment, an Arizona appellate panel ruled July 12 in an opinion in which it also determined that Arizona law applies to the drivers’ claim for breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing (Leonel Garza, et al. v. The Honorable J. Richard Gama, et al., No. 1 CA-SA 15-0315, Ariz. App., Div. 1).
(Opinion available. Document #43-160715-018Z.)
Leonel Garza was a truck driver for Swift Transportation Co....